Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Sanitary Paper Product Manufacturing survived the recession better than most industries in the manufacturing sector because of the number of everyday necessities that the industry provides. As the economy recovers, consumers will be able to afford more expensive and high-quality industry products, boosting revenue. Changing demographics, such as fewer babies and aging baby boomers have made for a shift in product ratios, with fewer diapers required and more incontinence products needed... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter
The Sanitary Paper Product Manufacturing industry is in the mature stage of its economic life cycle. IBISWorld forecasts that industry value added, which measures the industry's contribution to the US economy, will increase at an average annual rate of 2.0% from 2008 to 2018. US GDP growth is expected rise at an average annual 2.1% in the same period. This indicates that the industry's share of the US economy is stable, indicative of a mature industry.
Similarly, the number of sanitary paper product manufacturers is expected to remain relatively stable in the 10 years to 2018. Having recently completed a major merger and acquisition phase, sanitary paper manufacturing is characterized by a high degree of concentration, typical of mature industries... purchase to read more